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Use breathing apparatus for compartment fire behaviour and firefighting response

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Knowledge and understanding

Foundation element Learning outcome

Using breathing apparatus resources to deal with compartment fire behaviour and firefighting response

Understand

  • The relevant hazards and how to apply appropriate control measures of Fires and firefighting training specification,
    • Fire and thermal radiation
    • Flashover, backdraught and fire gas ignition

Practical application

Foundation element Learning outcome

Use breathing apparatus resources to deal with compartment fire behaviour and firefighting and rescue response

Demonstrate the ability to: